Bulldozer

10.23.12
AMD FX-8350 review roundup: enthusiasts still won't be totally enthused
10.23.12

AMD FX-8350 review roundup: enthusiasts still won't be totally enthused

Now that AMD's fresh new FX processors based on the Piledriver architecture are out in the wild, t...

By S. Dent,   10.23.12
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10.23.12
AMD updates its FX processors: 8-core chip has 4GHz base clock, '15 percent' more oomph, $195 price tag
10.23.12

AMD updates its FX processors: 8-core chip has 4GHz base clock, '15 percent' more oomph, $195 price tag

If you get the impression that AMD is diverting its energy away from traditional CPUs and towards...

By S. Sakr,   10.23.12
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08.29.12
AMD teases next-gen Steamroller CPU, aims to Bulldoze the competition
08.29.12

AMD teases next-gen Steamroller CPU, aims to Bulldoze the competition

AMD's Bulldozer CPUs remind us of Betamax (or MiniDisc), in that its superlative design hasn't bee...

By D. Cooper,   08.29.12
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03.20.12
AMD has a server chip for the cheap seats: the 'desktop-like' Opteron 3200
03.20.12

AMD has a server chip for the cheap seats: the 'desktop-like' Opteron 3200

So, AMD's 2012 rampage continues. Having outed a full stack of Radeon HD 7000-series graphics cards...

By S. Sakr,   03.20.12
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02.27.12
AMD rolls out two new Bulldozer chips, cuts price of the FX-8120 to celebrate
02.27.12

AMD rolls out two new Bulldozer chips, cuts price of the FX-8120 to celebrate

Like Hugh Hefner (probably), AMD took a good hard look at its lineup this week and decided it was...

By D. Cooper,   02.27.12
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12.18.11
Microsoft leak reveals hotfix for underperforming Bulldozers
12.18.11

Microsoft leak reveals hotfix for underperforming Bulldozers

AMD's Bulldozer silicon is enormously powerful, but most software isn't configured to schedule...

By D. Cooper,   12.18.11
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12.06.11
AMD shaves 800 million transistors from Bulldozer chip, swears nothing's wrong
12.06.11

AMD shaves 800 million transistors from Bulldozer chip, swears nothing's wrong

When a company cuts 40 percent of its transistors from an upcoming processor, one question comes to...

By C. Barylick,   12.06.11
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11.14.11
AMD ships '16-core' Bulldozer-powered Opteron 6200
11.14.11

AMD ships '16-core' Bulldozer-powered Opteron 6200

We seem to have mislaid our definition of fashionably late -- a fortnight after the promised "Octo...

By D. Cooper,   11.14.11
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11.04.11
Bulldozer world record re-broken by Andre Yang with a 8.58GHz victory lap
11.04.11

Bulldozer world record re-broken by Andre Yang with a 8.58GHz victory lap

There you have it, folks. Floating over this text is the CPU-Z record that proves it: four days...

By D. Cooper,   11.04.11
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